Colombia is pretty warm, so no matter when you wish to hold your big day or honeymoon, expect minimum temperatures of 75 degrees Fahrenheit. Also, remember that it’s pretty humid here. So if you wish to enjoy your wedding in Cartagena during the warm and dry season, then the right season for your big day would be between December and April. The rainy season falls between May and November.
If you wish to spice up your big day with some romance, Cartagena’s beautiful old city will do the job for you. For decades, Gabriel Garcia Marquez wrote verses about the city’s seductive charms. Who would dispute the country’s Nobel Laureate on the city’s romantic glory? You can hold hands within the walled city as you watch the sunset and encounter beautiful flowers cascading down to the streets below. You’ll also get to swim in the Caribbean Sea’s turquoise waters or view the bioluminescent plankton lighting up when the moon is shining. All these are sure to give you and your loved one a memorable, romantic wedding experience in Cartagena.
EXPLORE THE FOOD
Cartagena’s old city offers a glorious variety of culinary experiences, from scintillating street food to gourmet restaurants. Suppose you, your lover, or adventurous friends enjoy bizarre recipes. In that case, you can visit the market in the city for delicacies like armadillo, crocodile, jungle rat, or local wild fruits. A visit to the witch doctor will fix all your ailments, available at the UNESCO World Heritage Site Palenque. This is the first town created by escaped slaves.
Once you’re in the city, there’s no limit to the fun things you can do. Of course, you’ll begin with a familiarization tour of the town, and you can explore it on your own by walking or using a bike. You can also rent a boat with your lover or friends to snorkel along beautiful beaches and island-hop. If you just want to have some fun in the sun, relax a little bit, or explore the romantic town, Cartagena is the perfect destination for endless adventure.